Marine Assist International provides a wide range of professional emergency services 24/7/365 as well as contract towing.
Our team is comprised of a group of experienced certified captains and specialists each with hundreds of hours at sea. Every member of our team is proudly committed to excellence in service at sea.
Services include emergency towing, ungrounding service, and contract towing. Specializing in yachts, house-boats and other delicate structures.
In many cases mechanical problems can be solved at sea through on-scene trouble-shooting & repair.
On-scene trouble-shooting and repair for, but not restricted to, the following:
- Gasoline Engines
- Diesel Engines
- Direct Drives
- Outboard Motors
- Inboard Motors
- Electrical Systems
- Steering Systems
- Water Producing Systems
- Fluid Transfer Pumps
Years of experience with a wide range of vessel makes and models gives us insight into many common and not-so-common problems.
Emergency and contact salvage services.
Salvage operations are carried out by our in-house team of salvors who have engineered many successful and creative solutions to various complex salvage problems over the years.
Our salvage experience and commitment to fair pricing makes Marine Assist International the most relied upon salvage team in Western Canada.
Operations are carried out with speed and precision with an eye on reducing and eliminating collateral damage to vessels, personal property, and the environment, ect.
Boat refueling/fuel delivery.
Private and commercial boat refueling and fuel delivery services. Service for private users can also include refueling/drop-off services for long-distance expeditions or pleasure cruises. We also service commercial fleets.
On-site trouble-shooting and repair is available for vessels disabled by fuel system problems.
Commercial diving services.
Diving services include:
- Underwater inspections/surveys
- Vessel Repairs
- Propeller & hull cleaning
- Salvage Work
- and more...
We provide a wide range of inshore and offshore ROV services.
- Offshore loading tanker hookup surveys
- Offshore pipelines, and manifold surveys
- Offshore mooring chain inspections
- Sewage outfall surveys
- Sonar surveys
- High voltage power cable inspections
- Cable lay support
- Hydroelectric dams, inspection of grizzly screens
- Internal inspections of tunnels ( option to inspect tunnels up to 1km in length)
- Unexploded ordinance surveys
- Contaminated seabed /lakebed surveys
- Sunken vessel location and recovery
- Underwater vehicle recovery
- Underwater body recoveries
Brokerage services for owners and purchasers of new and used boats.
In buying and selling we have the reach to access large buyers markets. We carry out full inspections on all vessels to ensure sellers know what they are selling and buyers know what they are buying.
Our industry connectedness keeps us in tune with a wide range of vessels of many makes and models.
Our market experience allows us to negotiate fair prices for boat buyers and sellers.
Private and commercial marine consulting.
Critical decision making often requires experience and insight from qualified professionals. Our team of professionals are versed in many aspects of marine application including:
- marine construction
- vessel specifications
- cargo control
- marine safety
World wide yacht pick-up and drop-off service.
We carry out delivery services to and from anywhere in the world.
Our yacht delivery service focuses on optimum vessel care, property safety, and schedule compliance. Our captains have experience operating many different vessels including rare trawlers, large motor yachts, catamaran sailers, and long range cruisers.
Friendly year-around passenger and small-load transport service.
Passenger and cargo pick-up and drop-off taxi service throughout British Columbia Coastal Waters.
Our Water Taxi customers often include mountain bikers, hikers, kayakers, naturalists, and commercial/industrial industry specialists.
Private charters available for fishing trips, whale watching, and eco-tours.
Our knowledge of North America's Pacific coastal waters is excellent. Business and pleasure excursions have taken us to many beautiful places up and down Coastal British Columbia and North-West Washington State.
Fishing charters include salmon, halibut, rock-fish, and crab fishing. Call us to find out more about seasonal peaks and pricing. In peak season anglers often walk away with their day catch limit.
British Columbia's pristine coastal areas are recognized throughout the world for their rich and rare intact marine and forest ecological communities. Enjoy a peek into the some of the worlds rarest and riches living systems on a private eco-tour.